Details about Richmond National Battlefield Park



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State
Virginia

Name
Richmond National Battlefield Park

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Park Overview
Richmond National Battlefield Park commemorates more than 30 American Civil War sites around Richmond, Virginia, which served as the capital of the Confederate States of America for the majority of the war. The park is focused around the home front within the city, defensive fortifications surrounding the city, as well as a number military actions taken in an attempt to capture or defend the city, including the Seven Days Battles of 1862, battles of the Overland Campaign of 1864, and the Richmond-Petersburg Campaign of 1864-65. Its various sites are spread across Richmond, Hanover County, Henrico County, and Chesterfield County.
Source: Wikipedia - Richmond National Battlefield Park

Seven Days Battles - http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/seven-days-battles/
The Overland Campaign of 1864 - http://www.civilwar.org/hallowed-ground-magazine/spring-2014/the-overland-campaign.html
10 Facts about the Petersburg Campaign - http://www.civilwar.org/battlefields/petersburg/10-facts-about-the-petersburg.html


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